GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers veteran wide receiver Donald Driver has a broken thumb, which explains why the franchise's all-time leading receiver was inactive Sunday for the first time since a quadriceps injury kept him out of a game Nov. 7, 2010.
It was only the fourth game Driver has missed over the past decade.
"The thumb is OK, (but) it's broken," Driver said Wednesday in the locker room after having limited participation in practice. "I can't do anything about it. One thing about it is it's not the worst that I've had. I can fight through anything, and I'll continue to fight through this one."
Driver's injury adds to what has become a seemingly insurmountable number of injuries for Green Bay.
Outside linebacker Clay Matthews, wide receiver Jordy Nelson, defensive back Charles Woodson, cornerback Sam Shields, offensive lineman T.J. Lang, defensive linemen Mike Neal and C.J. Wilson and running back James Starks all are part of the slew of injuries that coach Mike McCarthy is cu...